Harper, Tara K.

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HARPER, Tara K. American, b. 1961. Genres: Science fiction/Fantasy. Career: World, Coos Bay, OR, special reporter, 1983; Tektronix Inc., Beaverton, OR, senior technical writer and editor, 1984-90; Cascade Microtech Inc., Beaverton, technical documentation specialist, 1990-; Tigard School District, Tigard, OR, creative writing adviser at Fowler Middle School, 1992-, creative writing teacher for alternative education programs at Tigard High School, 1992-. Technical writer and editor for national committees of National Institute of Standards and Technology, American National Standards Institute, and American Society for Quality Control, 1988-; Campfire, wilderness skills trainer, 1991-; Hillsboro School District, mentor in the TAG program, 1992-93. 1992-93. Publications: Wolfwalker, 1990; Shadow Leader, 1991; Lightwing, 1993; Storm Runner, 1993; Cat Scratch Fever, 1994; Cataract, 1995; Grayheart, 1996; Wolf's Bane, 1997; Silver Moons, Black Steel, 2001. Address: c/o James Allen, 180 Cranberry Ridge Dr, Milford, PA 18337, U.S.A. Online address: www.tarakharper.com

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